Founded in 1986, Vanguard World began as a single manufacturing facility and has since grown into an industry-leading global corporation. Vanguard World manufactures high-quality photo-video accessories (tripods, monopods, tripod heads, camera bags and cases), sporting optics (riflescopes, binoculars and spotting scopes), and sporting accessories (gun cases and gun pods/shooting sticks). A woman-owned and operated company, Vanguard World is headquartered in Guangdong, China, and has successful distribution, sales and administrative branches in the United States, Luxembourg, the United Kingdom, Spain, Germany, and Japan.Vanguard has earned a worldwide reputation for our keen understanding of what the market demands: innovation and reliability. Hundreds of thousands of photographers and outdoor enthusiasts around the world use Vanguard accessories every day. Vanguard's team of engineers designs initial concepts, and then Vanguard manufactures these products in its own factories. Vanguard ensures the highest quality products from start to finish.Whether you’re a birdwatcher, a photographer, or a sportsman, Vanguard produces the accessories that enhance those indescribable moments that drive you every day. When everything around you stops and all you see, feel and hear is just before you, Vanguard is there with you, keeping your view clear and steady.